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French literature from 1795 to our era

Albert Thibaudet

French literature from 1795 to our era

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Published by Funk & Wagnalls in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • French literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of: Histoire de la littérature française de 1789 à nos jours.

    Statementtranslated by Charles Lam Markmann.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 510 p.
    Number of Pages510
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14317249M

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Thibaudet, Albert, French literature from to our era. Get this from a library. French literature from to our era. [Albert Thibaudet] -- Over-view of the period treated. Discusses French literature from 1795 to our era book works and authors.

French literature French literature from 1795 to our era book, generally speaking, literature written in the French language, particularly by citizens of France; it may also refer to literature written by people living in France who speak traditional languages of France other than French.

Literature written in the French language, by citizens of other nations such as Belgium, Switzerland, Canada, Senegal, Algeria, Morocco. SOURCE: Thibaudet, Albert. “Symbolism.” In French Literature from to Our Era, translated by Charles Lam Markmann, pp.

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